Bond, Athletic Issues Discussed at Farmingdale BOE Meeting
The Terry Weathers Board Room at Howitt Middle School was so packed at the Dec. 1 Farmingdale Board of Education meeting that president Anthony Vitale said, in the future, meetings will likely be held in the cafeteria to accommodate the large turnouts.
Fire Sirens, Cab Fares Discussed at Farmingdale Village Meeting
Mayor George J. Graf opened the Nov. 30 Farmingdale Village Board meeting announcing the arrival of a new code enforcement vehicle and the hiring of several more code enforcers.
Farmingdale State Basketball Highlights
Farmingdale freshman I'shawna West (Hempstead, NY/Hempstead) and senior Sharon Billips combined for 42 points in the Rams 76-64 victory over Skyline Conference opponent Mount Saint Vincent (0-3, 0-1 Skyline). West finished with 20 points, including 16 during the second half of play. Billips (Brooklyn, NY/John Jay) scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Rams to their first win of the season (1-2, 1-0 Skyline).
Farmingdale High School Football Player Honored
On Dec. 5, during a brunch banquette at the Crest Hollow Country Club, the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame gave high school athlete Nick Hecht scholar athlete honors.
A Note of Thanks From the Village Historian
From the Desk of Mayor George J. Graf